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Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), a power generating and distribution organization of Government of Punjab, has played a key role in implementation of Punjab Government plans for Electrification. PSPCL is looking for young & dynamic candidates with brilliant academic record for the post of LDC/Typist and Junior Engineer (JE)/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA) and Clerk/Typist. Online Exam will be held at various locations throughout Punjab. 

PSPCL Notification 2018

PSPCL has announced official notification of  Junior Engineer (JE)/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA), Clerk/Typist. The Online Registration for PSPCL is from 21 December to 11 January 2018. PSPCL has introduced 853 vacancies forJunior Engineer (JE)/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA), Clerk/Typist 2018 Exam.
The candidates eligible and interested can register themselves online for the said post on the official PSPCL






PSPCL Vacancies 2018

Every year more than 50000 aspirants appear for the PSPCL examination. The Online Registration for PSPCL is from 21 December 2017 to 11 January 2018. PSPCL has introduced 853 vacancies for Junior Engineer/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA), and LDC/Typist 2018 Exam.

No. of Vacancies : 853

Name of Post

No. of Vacancies



Sub Station Attendant (SSA)







PSPCL 2018 Exam Dates

The important dates for PSPCL 2018 are as follows:



PSPCL  Online Registration/ Edit/ Modification of Application


Closing  date of online Registration

11.01.2018 (11.59 PM)

Closing date of step III (Online application fee)

15.01.2018  (11.59   PM)


PSPCL Eligibility Criteria - 2018

Educatinal Qualification:

 1. LDC Typist: 

a) Bachelor's Degree from a recognized University or Institution

b) Possesses at least one hundred and twenty hours course with hands on experience in the use of Personal Computer or Information Technology in Office productivity application or Desktop Publishing application from a Govt. recognized institution or a reputed institution, which is ISO 9001 certified

c) Possesses a Computer information Technology Course equivalent to 'O' level certificate of Department. Of Electronics Accreditation of Computer Courses (DOEACC) of Govt. of India

2. Junior Engineer/Electrical

a). Full Time Regular 3/4 years Diploma in Electrical/ Electrical and Electronics/ Computer Science/IT Engg. from an institute recognized by State/ Central Govt. with minimum 60% marks

b).Full Time Regular BE/ B.Tech/B.Sc Engineering in Electrical/Electrical and Electronics/ Computer Science/IT Engg. with a minimum of 50 % marks or equivalent degree recognized by AICTE.

c).AMIE in Electrical/Electrical and Electronics/ Computer Science/IT Engg. with at least 50% marks from Institution of Engineers(India) Calcutta

3. Sub Station Attendant(SSA)

a). Full time regular course in ITI /Electrical with minimum 60% marks and 2 years apprenticeship experience in PSEB now PSPCL.

b).Full time Regular Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 60% marks

c).Full time Regular Diploma in Electronics and communication with 60% marks.

d).Full time Regular Diploma in Instrumentation and process control with 60% marks


Candidates should have a valid Mark-sheet / Degree: 

Certificate which supports that they are graduates on the day they were registered for the exam. 
The percentage of marks obtained in should be mentioned at time of registration for the PSPCL examination.

Computer Literacy: Knowledge of computer operation is a must as PSPCL exam is conducted online.

Language Proficiency: Qualification of Punjabi is essential for both posts: - For this purpose, all the candidates must have passed Punjabi of atleast Matriculation or its equivalent level upto the date of document checking.
Note: Relaxable for Sikh Migrants upto the extent that they will have to acquire such qualification within two years after joining the service failing which their services shall be liable to the terminated.


Age Eligibility :

Candidates applying for the PSPCL examination should be of 18years old but not more than 37 years old at the time of registration. Besides this, there is age relaxation relevant to category wise candidates as per the government rules:As per Punjab Govt. notification G.S.R.20/Const./Art.309/Amd.(10)/2010 dated 24.05.2010, the age limit as on 1/1/2018 for eligibility for these posts will be 18 to 37 years and relaxation in age will be as per Govt. of Punjab instructions


Age Relaxation

SC and Backward class:

5 years over & above the normal recruitment age

Ex-Serviceman (Self):

Ex-servicemen of Punjab Domicile shall be allowed to deduct the period of his service in the Armed Forces of Union from his actual age and if the resultant age does not exceed the maximum age limit prescribed for direct appointment to such a vacancy in the Service Rules concerned by more than three years, he shall be deemed to satisfy the condition regarding age limit.

Physically Handicapped:

10 years over and above the normal recruitment age.


 40 years

Wives of the serving military personnel and wives of those who are disabled while in Military service

 40 years

Women whose husbands have been ordered by Civil or Criminal courts to pay maintenance to them;

 40 years


PSPCL Application Fee

The category wise application fees for PSPCL exam is given below. Fee/Intimation charges once paid will NOT be refunded on any account nor can it be held in reserve for any other examination or selection. The application fee must be paid online itself. To know more please check the complete guide for PSPCL Application






All Categorie except SC and Person with Disability

Rs.1000/- per Application + Bank Charges


SC Category

Rs.400/- per Application + Bank Charges


Person with Disability

Rs.500/- per Application + Bank Charges


PSPCL Coaching Classes

IBT Institute is providing specialised coaching classes for PSPCL LDC/Typist Classes at the Given Locations.

Jalandhar, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Patiala, Moga, Hoshiarpur, Kapurthala, Sangrur, Ferozepur, Pathankot , Students can call the given Nos. for Enquiry and Admissions.

Call : 9696960029

We are also Offeroing 10% Discount till 2nd January on PSPCL Classes.


PSPCL Exam Pattern

This year the exam will be Conduct online. The exam Pattern for the post of JuniorEngineer/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA) and  LDC/Typist will be follow as:

JuniorEngineer/Electrical and Sub Station Attendant (SSA)


Name of Tests (Objective)

No.of Questions



Questions related to the concerned discipline of the post  applied 


Composite time of 2 Hour


General Knowledge, Reasoning and General English








Name of Tests(Objective)

No. of Questions


Static + Current affairs, General Knowledge



Basic Computer knowledge



Logical Reasoning



Numerical Apptitude



Genral English





PSPCL Meril List 

The merit shall be prepared based on the marks secured in the online test except Sports person category which shall be determined as per Sports gradation policy no. 47/26/83-5Edu./2036 dated 10.12.1997). If two or more candidates secure same marks, then their relative merit shall be determined by their age with higher age candidates shall be placed at higher merit. The minimum qualifying marks in the online test for General Category candidates is 50% and for Reserve Category candidates is 40%. 

Penalty for Wrong Answers:
A penalty for every incorrect answer will be marked in the Objective Tests . Every wrong answer will be penalized by deducting 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question. There will be no penalty for leaving a question blank, i.e. in case no answer is marked by the candidate.



PSPCL Syllabus 2018

The PSPCL syllabus is both posts :JuniorEngineer/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA), and LDC/Typist Exam is as follow:

LDC/Typist Exam Syllabus 2017

Reasoning Ability

Quantitative Aptitude

English Language


Logical Reasoning


Reading Comprehension

Current Affairs

Alphanumeric Series

Profit & Loss

Cloze Test

GK Updates

Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test

Mixtures &Alligations

Para jumbles


Data Sufficiency

Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices

Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting

Important Places

Coded Inequalities

Work & Time

Fill in the blanks

Banking Awareness

Seating Arrangement

Time & Distance




Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere

Paragraph Completion

Book And Author


Data Interpretation




Ratio & Proportion, Percentage


Important Days

Blood Relations

Number Systems


Prime minster Scheme

Input Output

Sequence & Series



Coding Decoding

Permutation, Combination &Probability




JuniorEngineer/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA) Exam Syllabus 2018



The reservation of posts for reserved categories is applicable for candidates of Punjab Domicile only. Category once filled in the Application Form will not be allowed to be changed and no benefit of other category/General category will be admissible later on. The reserved category candidate will be required to submit requisite certificate on the prescribed format at the time of document checking if qualified in the online test. Back log/unfilled posts shall be filled as per the table given (Page-2) in the Advertisement if any, shall be filled as per instructions of Govt. of Punjab adopted by PSPCL.
The SC/BC Category certificate should be in accordance with the instructions of the Department of Welfare, Punjab and the certificate for the Physically Handicapped Person, Ex-Serviceman, Freedom Fighter and Sports Person categories should be in accordance with the instruction of the Concerned Department of GoP as per the following details:


Certificate as per the instruction of the concerned department



Lineal Descendant certificate duly issued by the concerned District Sainik Welfare Officer


Freedom Fighters

The requisite certificate issued by the Deputy Commissioner of the concerned district as per the instructions of the Punjab Govt.


Sports persons

The relevant certificate regarding gradation as issued by the Director, Sports Department, Punjab.


Physically Handicapped Persons

The certificate shall be issued by Civil Surgeon of Govt. Of Punjab. For Physically handicapped persons applying for a particular post shall be given the reservation for the extent of disability allowed as per lists of posts identified by Punjab Govt. Please refer Annexure-'A' for this.



PSPCL Exam Centre

The PSPCL is held online at various centres all over Punjab and the candidates can mention their options at the time of filling in the online application. Though there is non-availability of seats at preferred venues yet pspcl allots an exam centre other than the choices made by a candidate. 

PSPCL is the only authority to add or remove an exam centre. The candidates can’t make any request for the change of the exam centre. Any indecent behaviour at the examination centre can lead to cancellation of the application.


PSPCL Online Application


The registration for PSPCL 2018 will be done online. In order to avoid any technical errors please make sure that the web-browser used to fill up the PSPCL 2018 Application form is one of the following:

  • Internet Explorer 8 and above
  • Mozilla Fire Fox 3.0 and above
  • Google Chrome 3.0 and above
  • Candidates applying online must have the following pre-requisites:
  • A valid Email Id
  • Photograph and Signature scanned in the prescribed size
  • Application Fee must be paid online so all document required for online transaction
  • The PSPCL 2018 application form can only be filled on the official website.
  • Before proceeding with the registration and application process, all candidates are requested to go through the complete guide for PSPCL Online Application


PSPCL 2018 Admit Card & Call Letter

Candidates can download the PSPCL admit card from the official website PSPCL because hard copy of the PSPCL Admit Card will not be sent to the candidate via post. To login on the official website, the candidates will require the following:

  • Registration No/Roll No
  • Date of Birth/ Password
  • The admit card will be made available March 2018 . 
  • The link to download the admit card will be provided on this page. Candidates are advised to check the details on the admit card before downloading.


PSPCL 2018 Results

The results of PSPCLwill be released after completion  Examination. The Final Merit state wise and category wise List shall be prepared in descending order of the marks secured by the candidates in the Online  Examination.

PSPCL Preparation

Candidates must prepare in a systematic manner for PSPCL exam. The candidates should be aware of the latest syllabus and exam pattern. The syllabus covers various topics, it is important to choose the right study material so that you can understand the concepts and practices a wide variety of questions as well.

New pattern questions are simply the application of concepts in a new form. You just need to practice them a lot so that you don't face issue in PSPCL.
Candidates must go through previous year PSPCL questions, so that they have an idea of what to expect in PSPCL 2018.

We are providing you all study notes, quizzes and Video lectures for PSPCL Exam 2018 with latest Pattern. It is advisable to  Follow Make My Exam to get all Study Material in New Pattern apart from self study you can join any Coaching and Online Test Series for better exam preparation.


Salary of PSPCL

 The revised basic pay of Junior Engineer/Electrical, Sub Station Attendant (SSA) thus becomes - 6400-20200+Rs.3700 Gradepay

The revised basic pay of LDC/Typist thus becomes –  6400-20200+Rs.3400 Gradepay


Classes for PSPCL 2018

IBT classroom programs are most comprehensive coaching Programme in Punjab govt, exam, Banking and SSC verticals across India. Out of every 5 classroom students of IBT, 3 got selected for Banking or SSC jobs in 2015-16.

PSPCL Mock Tests and Online Test Series

IBT offers Online Test Series for various Punjab govt. exam,Bank & SSC exams (like IBPS SO, PO, Clerk, Bank PO, Bank Clerk, SBI, RBI, NABARD, SSC CGL, SSC CHSL etc), which are well-researched and closely follow the exact exam pattern. Practice papers are prepared keeping in the mind the last year’s exam pattern and expected changed in the pattern and level of questions.

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PSPCL Coaching Classes

IBT classroom programs are most comprehensive coaching Programme in PSPCL,Examination across Punjab. Out of every 5 classroom students of IBT, 3 got selected for Banking jobs in 2016-17. IBT is poineer in the field of bank clerk coaching since 2009 and has produced incredible results. Experienced trainer, Specialised course material and best selling test series are the three pillar of IBT Classroom coaching.


  • Is the PSPCL exam Bilingual?
  • All tests conducted by PSPCL are bilingual, i.e. available in both English and Punjabi
  • Is there Negative Marking?
  • For every wrong answer, there is negative marking in the objective tests of PSPCL  2018. One fourth of the total marks allotted for that question will be deducted for marking a wrong answer.
  • Are there fixed timings for different sections?

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